Data Analytics MSc/PgDip/PgCert: Online Distance Learning

University of Glasgow

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( 4.3)


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While the amount of data being produced is proliferating at a staggering rate, the skills to extract information and the value we receive from it are both relatively scarce. If you are looking to start a career in data science, or even further your current career, our Online Data Analytics MSc will provide you with vital skills required to develop your modelling and data handling expertise. You will gain a firm grounding in the principles of learning from data sets, whilst at the same time ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Computer Science
WUSCA student ranking
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17th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
16th
CUG subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2022
6th

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JAN, SEP
Distance/Online
36 months

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A first degree equivalent to a UK upper second class honours degree, normally with a substantial mathematics component (at least equivalent to Level-1 courses in Mathematics and Level-2 courses in Calculus and Linear Algebra at the University of Glasgow) Graduates who only have A-Level or Higher Mathematics, or equivalent, may also be admitted to the programme, however only subject to successfully completing an assessment of their mathematical skills before being admitted to the programme. Training material which prepares students for the assessment will be made available to applicants. Graduates who achieved a degree classification equivalent to a UK lower second class honours degree, or similar, but who have substantial experience in a profession which involved a significant amount of programming, data management, data analysis or mathematical modelling might be also admitted to be programme.

Tuition fees

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£15,000 overall cost
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: PgDip: £10,000; PgCert: £5,000. £1,667 per 20 credits. Fee information is subject to change and is for guidance only..

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£15,000 overall cost
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: PgDip: £10,000; PgCert: £5,000. £1,667 per 20 credits. Fee information is subject to change and is for guidance only..

Students from EU EU Students
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£15,000 overall cost
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: PgDip: £10,000; PgCert: £5,000. £1,667 per 20 credits. Fee information is subject to change and is for guidance only..

International Students
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CUG ranking
16th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.3)
The University of Glasgow is one of four ancient universities in Scotland, founded back in 1451. The university is part of the prestigious Russell Group and is one of only two universities in the UK to be awarded a 5 Stars Plus by the QS University Rankings 2017. Alumni include seven Nobel Prize winners, Scotland’s First Minister and a Prime Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity there back in 1933. The university has over 7,000 postgraduate students from 140 countries around the world, taking up taught and research degrees. Study options vary from Financial Economics to European Studies. The university consists of four colleges: College of Arts College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences College of Science and Engineering College of Social Sciences There are three campuses making up the university.

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